The New International Encyclopædia/Retzius, Magnus Gustav

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The New International Encyclopædia
Retzius, Magnus Gustav
Edition of 1905. See also Gustaf Retzius on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

RET'ZIUS, Magnus Gustav (1842—). A Swedish histologist, born in Stockholm. He was for some time professor of histology and anatomy in the Caroline Institute. His printed works on anthropology include: Finska Kranier (“Finnish Skulls,” 1872); Biologische Untersuchungen (1880-81); and Gehörorgane der Wirbelthiere (1881-84). With Prof. Axel Key he published Studien in der Anatomie des Nervensystems und des Bindegewebes (1875). In 1890 he became editor of the Biologische Untersuchungen.